Gary E. Fox

DEC. 3, 1932-JULY 7, 2012

July 08, 2012

Gary Eston Fox passed away July 7, 2012, at Coffman Nursing Home.

Born Dec. 3, 1932, in Hagerstown, Md., he was the son of the late Eston F. Fox and Ethel Snyder Fox.

He was a graduate of Hagerstown High School, Class of 1950, and attended Hagerstown Junior College.

He was a veteran of the Korean War, serving with theU.S. Army 101st Airborne Division.

He was retired from Rustoleum Corp.

He was a member of Hagerstown Church of the Brethren and of Morris Frock American Legion Post 42.
He is survived by his wife, Frances; daughter, Carol Lent of Williamsport; son, Brian D. Fox and wife, Deb, of Tucson, Ariz.; one sister, Linda White of Hagerstown; one brother, P. Lowell Fox of Hagerstown; two grandchildren, Jonathan Lent and Allison Lent; and three great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a sister, Mary Metz; and brother, C. Nelson Fox.

Family will receive friends at Douglas Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown, on Tuesday, July 10, 2012, from 6 to 8 p.m.


Funeral services will be Wednesday, July 11, 2012, at 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home with the Rev. Lester E. Boleyn officiating.

Interment will follow at Rest Haven Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given to Hospice of Washington County or Hagerstown Church of the Brethren.

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